New stylists announcement!

We’re excited to announce that not one, but TWO new stylists will be joining the team, offering a variety of hairdressing and barbering services throughout the week. Appointments can be booked through our online booking system and will be available to book from 5th and 6th Jan, as our stylists will begin haircutting from 19th

Open Barbers is recruiting!

For the first time, Open Barbers is actively recruiting for an exciting position in our very well established queer hairdressing salon. We have been aware that we can’t meet the needs of our clients for a little while and the time has come for us to try to provide more haircuts so that booking in

New suggested prices from 23rd October 2023

To keep Open Barbers sustainable, we have to adjust our suggested prices to ensure we cover our base costs.   From 23rd October, our suggested cut & colour prices will be increasing by £4 an hour.  Here is what that looks like for each of our haircut services: 30 mins 45 mins 60 mins 90

Summer availability update

We have a few temporary changes for the summer period due to various staff having some (well deserved!) time off.  We know that appointments can be hard to book, so we are also working to have some extra shifts from some of our regular freelance pals.  However, with reduced numbers of regular staff, the opening

UPDATE: Salon opening times & stylist working hours

We’ve seen a few changes in the team lately, and as a result we’ve had to reshuffle our schedules! Please see below the new salon opening times and typical stylist working hours from 12th April 2023: Opening hours:Mondays – Thursdays: 11.30am – 9pmFridays – Saturdays: 9.30am – 5pmSundays: closed Stylist working hours:Adae: Wed, 1.30-9pm &

Staffing changes from end of March

We’re very sad to announce that both Baby and Leidy will be leaving Open Barbers at the end of March. If we’re lucky, they will be back to help out in emergencies now and then, but they are off to explore pastures new and we wish them both all the very best with much love,

Welcome to the team, Rachel!

We’re excited to announce that former pop up stylist Rachel will be joining the team, offering all hairdressing and barbering services (listed A-D) on Tuesdays (pm) and Wednesdays (am). Appointments can be booked now through our online booking system. Rachel started training with Toni & Guy in 2019, where she also worked as a stylist for

Patreon updates for 2022! Why not join our community of supporters?

Check out our annual newsletter outlining the support we have received from our Patreon community! Our update lists all the ways these donations have been used to support home visits and subsidise those clients in financial hardship.Read more here! We also posted a BONUS update about our exciting new film!View the film and update here!

Welcome guest stylist Rachel, 13th & 20th Jan!

We’re excited and delighted to welcome guest stylist Rachel to pop up for 2 x half days at Open Barbers on Friday 13th and Friday 20th January 2023, 10.30am – 1.30pm. Rachel will be offering simple trim (Cb.) appointments on any hair length and style and these can be booked now through our online booking

Open Barbers new film!

We’re really excited to launch a new short film about Open Barbers! The film explains why we have a sliding scale pricing policy and why we believe in this model. Our lovely clients Caroline, Joseph, Tequila and Ymir reflect on what they value about Open Barbers as an inclusive and affordable service and community space.